Stephanie Mavunga
Stephanie  Mavunga

RS Senior

Brownsburg, Ind.

High School:

Last College:
North Carolina





My Gameday - Stephanie Mavunga

Go inside a gameday with the redshirt senior


Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics


No. 14 Ohio St. women win 6th straight, 87-72 over Penn St.


Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics


Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics


Ohio State vs. Minnesota (USATSI)

Ohio State vs. Minnesota (USATSI) Women's Basketball


Ohio State vs. Rutgers (USATSI)

Photos from Ohio State women's basketball vs. Rutgers - Friday, March 2, 2018




  • First team All-Big Ten (2018)
  • Second team All-Big Ten (2017)
  • First team All-ACC (2015)
  • Big Ten All-Tournament Team (2018)
  • Katrina McClain Power Forward of the Year semifinalist (2018)
  • Full Court Freshman All-America honorable mention (2014)
  • Naismith Trophy Watch List (2015)
  • ACC Player of the Week 3 times (11/24/14, 1/5/15, 2/2/15)
  • ACC Freshman of the Week (11/25/13)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2017)
  • Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2017)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2017)


  • Played and started all 35 game
  • Averaged a double-double for the second-straight season, scoring 16.6 points and grabbing 11.0 rebounds
  • Had 19 double-doubles on the year which was second in the Big Ten and ninth-best nationally
  • Grabbed 5.0 offensive rebounds per game to rank sixth nationally
  • She 63.2 percent from the floor which was eight-best in the country
  • Swatted 88 shots which was the sixth-most in a season in school history
  • Grabbed a single-game school-record 26 rebs to go with 17 pts in the win over No. 10 Stanford (11/10)
  • Had a second double-double with 17 pts and 14 rebs vs. Idaho (11/15)
  • Scored 12 pts, grabbed 11 rebs and blocked 4 shots in the win over Quinnipiac (11/17)
  • Notched 17 pts and 4 blocks for the third time in first games and also had a game-high 12 rebs in the win over Washington (11/19)
  • Had a monster game vs. Memphis (11/23), scoring a career-high 35 pts on 15-of-20 shooting and grabbing 16 rebs
  • Was named the Play4Kay Showcase All-Tournament Team
  • Scored 26 pts on 11-of-12 shooting and grabbed 16 rebs, including the 1,000th of her career in the win over Maine (12/3)
  • Recorded a double-double with 18 pts and 14 rebs vs. Dartmouth (12/15)
  • Blocked a season-high 5 shots to go along with 14 pts and 16 rebs vs. Indiana (12/31)
  • Scored 25 pts on 11-of-15 shooting in the win over Minnesota (1/4)
  • Had another monster double-double vs. Indiana (1/13), finishing with 20 pts and 16 rebs
  • Notched a double-double of 15 pts and 10 rebs before fouling out at Iowa (1/25)
  • Scored 20 pts and grabbed 9 boards in the win over Michigan State (1/27)
  • Posted another double-double with 19 pts, 11 rebs and 4 blocks vs. Penn State (1/31)
  • Scored a game-high 21 pts and grabbed 10 rebounds to go with a season-high 4 steals at Wisconsin (2/3)
  • Poured in 28 pts on 10-of-13 shooting in addition to 4 blocks at USF (2/11)
  • Notched another double-double at Penn State (2/25) with 21 pts, 14 rebs and 4 blocks
  • Had a monster game in the Big Ten Tournament vs. Minnesota (3/3), scoring 26 pts, grabbing a tournament record 21 rebs and swatting a season-high 7 shots
  • Notched a double-double vs. Maryland (3/4) helping lead the Buckeyes to the tournament title with 15 pts and 12 rebs
  • Named to the Big Ten Tournament All-Tournament Team
  • Scored 22 pts and grabbed 13 rebs vs. GW (3/17)
  • Posted her 19th double-double of the season with 16 pts and 15 rebs vs. Central Michigan (3/19)


  • Saw action in 22 games and made 20 starts
  • Missed 13 games due to two separate injuries
  • Became on the third Buckeye in school history to average a double-double for the season, notching 11.4 points and 10.8 rebounds per game
  • Led the team with 11 double-doubles on the season
  • Blocked 48 shots for an average of over two per game which was tops on the team
  • Led the country by grabbing 20.4 percent of all available rebounds when on the floor
  • Grabbed 4.6 offensive rebounds per contest (102 total) which was second-highest in the Big Ten
  • Shot over 56 percent from the floor which was second-best on the team
  • Notched a double-double in her Buckeye debut vs. Duquesne (11/11) with 15 points and 14 rebounds.
  • Had another double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds vs. CSU (11/16)
  • Scored 13 points, had 12 rebounds and four blocks in win over FGCU (11/25)
  • Grabbed 11 rebounds against No. 5 Baylor (11/27)
  • Returned to the lineup and had a double-double with a season-high 23 points, 13 rebounds and a career-high six steals vs. Alabama St. (12/16)
  • Pulled down 15 rebounds to go with 13 points for another double-double vs. No. 1 UConn (12/19)
  • Had a double-double with 14 points and a career-high 17 rebounds at Indiana (12/31)
  • Swatted a season-high four shots to go along with 12 points and nine rebounds. vs. Michigan (1/7)
  • Grabbed 15 rebounds to go with nine points and three blocks at Michigan State (1/10)
  • Had 11 points and 12 rebounds in a win at Purdue (1/15)
  • Ripped down 16 rebounds and scored 13 points at Minnesota (1/26) for her 9th double-double of the year
  • Posted a double-double vs. Penn State (2/1) with 11 points and 11 rebounds
  • Was six-of-eight from the floor and finished with 13 points and 11 rebounds at Wisconsin (2/4)
  • Suffered a foot injury in practice on Feb. nine and was forced out of the lineup
  • Returned to the floor and scored four points in seven minutes vs. Notre Dame (3/24) in the Sweet 16

2015-16 - REDSHIRT

  • Joined the program in August after playing for Team USA in the Pan Am Games, finishing runner-up
  • Sat out the collegiate season per NCAA transfer rules

2014-15 at North Carolina (Sophomore)

  • Started all 35 games for the Tar Heels who advanced to the Sweet 16
  • Named first team All-ACC
  • Was on the Naismith Trophy Watch List
  • Earned ACC Player of the Week honors three times during the season
  • Nearly averaged a double-double with 14.4 points and 9.6 rebounds per game
  • Notched a total of 15 double-doubles on the year which was second in the ACC
  • Was second on the team in scoring and led the team in rebounding
  • Her 143 offensive rebounds were second in the ACC and 22nd in the country
  • Blocked a team-high 90 shots for an average of 2.57 per game which was fourth in the conference
  • The 90 blocks tied her mark from her freshman season which ranked fifth-most in a single season in school history
  • Was second on the team with 48 steals
  • Scored 23 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and swatted six shots in a win at Oregon
  • Was 13-of-14 from the floor for a then career-high 26 points in an early-January win over East Tennessee State
  • Blocked a career-high eight shots to go along with 23 points and 16 rebounds in an ACC Tournament win over Georgia Tech
  • Scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in the second round of the NCAA Tournament against Ohio State
  • Notched her 26th career double-double with 13 rebounds and 10 points in the Sweet 16 loss to No. 1-seed South Carolina.

2013-14 at North Carolina (Freshman)

  • Appeared in all 37 games and made 34 starts
  • Named a Full Court Freshman All-America honorable mention
  • Averaged 10.7 points and a team-leading 8.2 rebounds and 2.4 blocks per game
  • Selected ACC Rookie of the Week on Nov. 25 after averaging 17.0 points and 10.0 rebounds in two victories
  • Shot a perfect 10-for-10 to post a 20-point, 13-rebound and five-block performance against Coastal Carolina on Nov. 21
  • Ranked second in the ACC and 26th nationally in blocks
  • Recorded 12 double-doubles on the year, the fifth most in the ACC
  • Also ranked fifth in rebounding and ninth in field goal percentage (52.3%)
  • Her 90 blocks was the fifth most in a single season at UNC, while her 304 rebounds was the ninth most in school history
  • Both figures are freshman school records
  • Had 21 double-figure scoring games, 14 double-digit rebound totals and led the team in rebounding 19 times
  • Scored a season-high 24 points and had 12 rebounds against Illinois on Nov. 30 in Cancun
  • Had 20 points and 12 boards in the win over #10 South Carolina on Dec. 18 in Myrtle Beach
  • Put together 12 points and 11 rebounds in the win over #7 Duke on March 2
  • Had 13 points and nine boards in the win over No. 1 seed South Carolina in the NCAA Tournament on March 30

High School

  • 2013 WBCA High School All-America Game participant
  • 2013 McDonald's All-America selection
  • Ranked No. 4 overall in her class according to All Star Girls Report
  • Part of the No. 1 ranked recruiting class in the country (went to North Carolina)
  • 2013 Indiana Miss Basketball selection
  • Averaged 23.2 points, 12.7 rebounds and 3.8 blocks per game as a senior
  • Led Brownsburg HS to its first section title in 12 years
  • 2012 and 2013 Gatorade Indiana Player of the Year
  • Two-time Indiana Basketball Coaches Association All-State selection
  • Holds Brownsburg records for single game (44) and career scoring (1,739) marks along with single game (11), single season and career blocked shots
  • Averaged 21.6 points, 12.4 rebounds and 5.4 blocks per game as a junior
  • Won a gold with the United States U16 National Team at U16 FIBA Americas Tournament in 2011


  • Born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Daughter of Phillip and Jean Mavunga